Manage Long Post With WordPress Next Page Tag


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One thing why most of them use WordPress is because of it`s awesome features. Yesterday, while working on a blog post tried to make it in two posts as the post was long but I wonder what is the use of “more tag” after browsing few blogs I found very interesting thing.

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Using WordPress next page we can actually make a post into two pages.

Using this tag you can make a long post to two pages.


That`s it! When you apply this you find Pages 1,2.3 under the post. For instance like this. wordpress next tag ordering

I know you`re worried about URL structure.

This is how you will have URL of the post for page 2.

URL pattern

Canonical tag in each post for SEO

Though this post is broken to 6 pages, in all those 6 pages you will see canonical tag telling search bots to index main top level page. Anyway if you don`t see no need to worry as Google`s search bots is smart enough that it automatically takes top level page.

For more such SEO tips read this post 10 On Page SEO Optimization Techniques to Improve Rankings

Quick Tip

While using <!–nextpage–> make sure that every page will stand on its own, it should`nt totally depend on initial page. For this add images at the starting of the every page to make it look good. And check with your blog design while using nextpage, as few WordPress themes don`t display right below the post.

Did you ever, use nextpage tag in your post? Or did you use any plugin in it`s place. Share your views in comments.

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5 Responses

  1. Rahul KashyapJanuary 30, 2013 at 3:11 pmReply

    I like this tag. but i want to use css style in this tag. I have used this tag many time for change css but me always fail. could you give me any tutorial for changing css style for this tag. I will thankful to you.
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  2. EmilyFebruary 4, 2013 at 8:31 amReply

    Nice tag. I didn’t use nextpage tag in my blog and I don’t think that is useful one. But it is my new knowledge and I happy to have it since nobody knows when we will use it in our life.
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  3. PrakashApril 23, 2013 at 11:00 amReply

    This is really great to have such tips. Yes we can easily manage the long post by adding next page tag. Thanks for sharing his.
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  4. DexterDecember 2, 2013 at 5:12 pmReply

    Thanks for the information brother.
    Can you tell me how to get “Next” button like in this article ->
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